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Osinbajo swears in Justice Walter Onnoghen as Chief Justice of Nigeria

Osinbajo swears in Justice Walter Onnoghen as Chief Justice of Nigeria

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo this morning swore in Justice Walter Onnoghen as the 17th Chief Justice of Nigeria CJN. The swearing-in ceremony took place at the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. 66 year old Justice Onnoghen is from Cross Rivers state. The swearing-in ceremony was witnessed by Senate President Bukola Saraki, Ministers and some family members of the ...

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Pastor Johnson Suleiman accused of impregnating a canadian based Nigerian woman, Stephanie Otobo | Suleiman responded

Pastor Johnson Suleiman accused of impregnating a canadian based Nigerian woman, Stephanie Otobo | Suleiman responded

Founder of Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Johnson Suleiman, is currently enmeshed in an adultery scandal as a Canadian based Nigerian woman, Stephanie Otobo, has filed a N500 million lawsuit against him for allegedly getting her pregnant and dumping her. This is according to a letter sent to the IG of police by Festus Keyamo chambers on behalf of StephanieAccording to ...

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Vampire’s ‘juju man’ reportedly arrested in Abia State

Vampire's 'juju man' reportedly arrested in Abia State

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, media aide, Ik Ogbonna, told newsmen that the native doctor supporting the notorious slain criminal, known as Vampire, has been arrestedin Aba, Abia State. He said: “Breaking news: Just arrested in Aba, Vampire’s juju man,” Imo CP wrote.

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Lies in the report are self evident. I did not reject British offer to rescue Chibok school girls – Goodluck Jonathan

Lies in the report are self evident. I did not reject British offer to rescue Chibok school girls - Goodluck Jonathan

Former President, Goodluck Jonathan has debunked claims by UK newspaper, The Guardian, that his administration rejected offer by British forces to rescue the school girls abducted in Chibok, Borno State by Boko Haram terrorists in 2014. In a statement issued on Sunday, March 5th, Okechukwu Eze, media adviser to the Ex-President said “nothing can be further from the truth, as ...

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We Will Occupy Nigeria if Buhari Fails to Come Back in 2 Weeks- Says Group

We Will Occupy Nigeria if Buhari Fails to Come Back in 2 Weeks- Says Group

A group known as ‘Concerned Nigerians’ has given Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari  2 weeks to return to Nigeria, or else … Read their demands and ultimatum below: Today – March 4th, 2017 – marks 45 days of President Muhammadu Buhari’s absence from his office as President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and from the country as a whole on ...

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Photos: Residents scoop fuel from fallen tanker in Akwa Ibom

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After a fuel tanker fell at Ekomimam Junction, Akwa Ibom State, residents in the aarea riked their lives and started scooping fuel in large numbers. See photos below:

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UK Guardian newspaper claims former President Jonathan rejected UK’s offer to rescue abducted Chibok girls

UK Guardian newspaper claims former President Jonathan rejected UK's offer to rescue abducted Chibok girls

Former President Goodluck Jonathan reportedly rejected an offer by the British government and other international bodies, to help in the rescue of over 200 Chibok school girls abducted by Boko Haram members on April 14th 2014.According to a report by the Guardian UK, the Goodluck Jonathan administration welcomed an aid package and assistance from the US, the UK and France ...

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Photos: Vice President Yemi Osinbajo conferred a chieftancy title in Akwa Ibom State

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Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has been conferred with a chieftancy title of “Obong Emem Ibom” by Akwa Ibom State Traditional rulers. The visit to the state was in continuation of the Niger Delta peace talk which commenced in Delta State. See photos below:

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Photos of motorcycle, fireproof safe, others recovered at ex-Custom’s boss, Abdullahi Inde’s Kaduna warehouse

Photeos of motorcycle, fireproof safe, others recovered at ex-Custom's boss, Abdullahi Inde's Kaduna warehouse

Two weeks after the ex- comptroller General of Nigeria Customs Service, Abdullahi Dikko Inde, forfeited 17 exotic vehicles to the Federal Government. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), once again raided another warehouse, located on Nnamdi Azikwe Road Bye Pass, Kaduna, purportedly belonging to Abdullahi Dikko, and recovered so many items. The items recovered include: 42 brand new customized ...

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Court dismisses six count charges against IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu

Court dismisses six count charges against IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has ruled against  the six count charge levelled against the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu. The presiding Judge, Justice Binta Nyako dismisses count charges 3, 5, 7, 9, 10, and 11, bordering on belonging to unlawful society, illegal importation of radio transmitters and carrying out research on the internet on ...

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Photos Bauchi state governor’s wife wins Most Valuable Governor’s Wife Award

Photos: Photos Bauchi state governor's wife wins Most Valuable Governor's Wife Award

The award ceremony which took place over the weekend, the first  lady of Bauchi State won the Most Valuable Governor’s wife award. Congratulations to her. See photos from the event below:

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Former Permanent Secretary forfeits 47 cars to the Federal Govt

Former Permanent Secretary forfeits 47 cars to the Federal Govt

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, today disclosed that a former Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Power, Godknows Igali, ‎has forfeited 47 SUV cars to Federal government. The ant-igraft agency made the disclosure in a  report it submitted to Senate Committee on Financial Crimes and Anti-corruption today.According to EFCC, the cars were seized at the Utako, Abuja residence ...

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Photos: Nigerian student dies in the United States after his car plunged into a river

Nigerian student dies in the United States after his car plunged into a river

Ebenezer Tosin Oloba, 23, was pronounced dead at the scene crash where his car veered off the high-way and plunged into the San Antonio River in Texas, United State. The incident which happened on Saturday, February 25th, 2017, also involve  Oscar Felipe, 19, a fellow student riding in the same car with him. Tosin, a student of Texas A&M University-Kingsville ...

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Video: Housemaid hired from Cotonou accused of stealing N5m from her boss just 9 days after she was employed

Video: Housemaid hired from Cotonou accused of stealing N5m from her boss just 9 days after she was employed

An housemaid who was just hired from Cotonou, was alleged to have stole N5 million just 9 days after she was employed, from her boss room in Lagos State Known as Kumenu Tope Samenu, confessed to the crime on camera which was shared online. She confessed that while her madam is out of the house, she would use a spare ...

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Graphic photo: Lady’s corpse discovered under Ihie bridge in Abia state

Graphic photo: Lady's corpse discovered under Ihie bridge in Abia state

The corpse of this young lady was seen yesterday, Tuesday 28th February 2017 at Ihie Bridge, through Isi court Amakama in Umuahia South LGA, Abia State, bu residents leaving in thee area. No one knows the actually cause of  her death, but the residents suggested the deceased may have been raped and killed by some hoodlums on Monday and dumped ...

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Xenophobic attacks: House of Reps to send delegation to South Africa

Xenophobic attacks: House of Reps to send delegation to South Africa

In a bid to address the increasing spate of xenophobic attacks in South Africa, the House of Reps have agreed to send a delegation to South Africa to speak with the relevant authorities.The House of Representatives delegation will be led by the House Majority Leader, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila. Others in the delegation include Committee on Foreign Relations, Hon. Nnena Ukeje, ...

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Liberian pastor polishes wife’s toe nails, encourages men to do the same

Liberian pastor polishes wife's toe nails, encourages men to do the same

Liberian pastor, Solomon Gueh has encouraged married men to express love to their wives in all manners. Pastor Gueh, who is the Resident Pastor and national overseer at the Living Stream Tabernacle in Liberia, took to his Facebook page to share photos of himself painting his wife’s toenails. ‘My people love is very powerful. This very dressed pastor here is ...

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Photos: NDLEA arrests 2 suspected drug traffickers, discovers 6.158kg of heroin abandoned at Lagos Airport

Photos: NDLEA arrests 2 suspected drug traffickers, discovers 6.158kg of heroin abandoned at Lagos Airport

Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) discovered 6.158kg of heroin abandoned at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) Lagos. The anti-narcotics agency also arrested two suspected drug traffickers at the airport while attempting to smuggle 2.035kg of cocaine concealed in cassava flour to Nairobi, Kenya and 2.485kg of cannabis to Qatar. The abandoned consignment which originated from ...

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Lagos state govt to crush over 4000 impounded motorcycles

Lagos state govt to crush over 4000 impounded motorcycles

Speaking with journalists at the Olusosun refuse dump site in Ojota, the State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni on Monday, said the government will start crushing and recycling over 4,000 impounded commercial motorcycles, (aka Okada) in line with the provisions of the State Traffic Law of 2012. Owoseni said the recent restriction on Okadas was due to the government’s resolve to fight security concerns posed by criminal ...

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Police uncover strange mental home in Osun, evacuate 26 people to a rehabilitation centre

Police uncover strange mental home in Osun, evacuate 26 people to a rehabilitation centre

The Osun State Police command has uncovered a camp in Iwo town where people are allegedly dehumanized under the pretence that they are receiving treatment for mental illness. According to the State Commissioner of Police, Ola Fimihan Adeoye, the home was uncovered following intelligence reports gathered. 26 people have since been evacuated from the site, three bodies were retrieved and one person ...

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